Serving the people in the parish of Eckington

Author: Rosanna Hill

Eckington Parish Church Heritage Festival

Eckington Parish Church Heritage Festival

Eckington Church will be open to the public on Saturday 11th September as part of a nationwide heritage festival. You will be able to explore the Grade 1 listed church and its bell tower. Follow the website link for more information https://www.heritageopendays.org.uk/visiting/event/eckington-parish-church

Posted: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 12:54 by Rosanna Hill

Tags: Community, News

Chesterfield Canal Trust Renishaw Clear Up

Chesterfield Canal Trust Reishaw Towbridge Clear up, Saturday 28th August
Meet at the canal by Main Road Bridge, just up from the car park, at 1.30 p.m.
Please bring shears, loppers, hedge trimmers, strimmers, brush cutters etc. to clear the towpath towards White Bridge
All welcome to come and help
We will be finished by 4 p.m.

Posted: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 10:39 by Rosanna Hill

Tags: Community, Litter Picking, News

Election of Parish Councillor Eckington South Ward

A statement of the person nominated for election as Parish Councillor for Eckington South Ward

Posted: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 10:17 by Rosanna Hill

Tags: Community, Election, News

Eckington Summer Festival CANCELLED

Eckington Summer Festival CANCELLED

As you will be aware, on Monday, the UK Government announced that Covid restrictions would not be lifted until 19th July, which obviously is not in time for our event. Whilst this does not mean necessarily that the event is prohibited from taking place, it does mean that a large number of very complicated and onerous Covid safety requirements must be met in order to proceed safely.

Therefore, it is... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Jun 2021 14:18 by Rosanna Hill

Tags: Community, News

Road Closure - Quarry Hill, Troway

Please find details of the proposed road closure for Quarry Hill, Troway.

You can view the order on this link https://one.network/?tm=122415676

For any queries please email mike.wells@derbyshire.gov.uk / david.nicholson@derbyshire.gov.uk / davina.harrison@derbyshire.gov.uk, or call on 01629 538686 / 538685 / 538664.

Posted: Thu, 17 Jun 2021 15:30 by Rosanna Hill

Tags: Community, News

Staycation Prize Draw For Neighbourhood Watch Week

Staycation Prize Draw For Neighbourhood Watch Week

WIN A FUN-FILLED TREEHOUSE ADVENTURE STAYCATION
To mark the end of a very successful Neighbourhood Watch Week, and to celebrate the release of The Croods 2: A New Age, we are delighted to launch a prize draw on our Facebook page to give you the opportunity to win a fun-filled treehouse adventure.

The Croods 2: A New Age, which is in cinemas on 16th July 2021, celebrates community, neighbourliness, inclusivity,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 17 Jun 2021 15:00 by Rosanna Hill

Tags: Community, News

Commissioner Angelique Foster Begins Review of Police Cover Across Derbyshire

Commissioner Angelique Foster Begins Review of Police Cover Across Derbyshire

Police and Crime Commissioner Angelique Foster began her review of police cover across Derbyshire by visiting Killamarsh and Clay Cross Police Stations.

"Understanding policing pressures at a local level is fundamentally important. I want to ensure that all our communities are receiving a high-quality policing service. As your Commissioner, I will be visiting villages, towns and parishes across Derbyshire... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 17 Jun 2021 14:30 by Rosanna Hill

Tags: Community, News

Emotional Support Helpline

Emotional Support Helpline

The Derbyshire Recovery and Peer Support Service offer an Emotional Support Helpline to ANYBODY who feels they would benefit from having someone to talk to about things they might be having difficulty with. You can call the helpline on 01773 734989 and press option 2.

The helpline is open 9 – 7 Monday to Friday and 9 – 5 Saturday and Sunday.

Posted: Thu, 17 Jun 2021 13:44 by Rosanna Hill

Tags: Community, News

HENRY Healthy Families Programme Online

HENRY (Health Exercise and Nutrition for the Really Young) has been set up to help parents and is a unique intervention to support parents and carers to give their child a healthy, happy start in life and tackle child obesity. The evidence is compelling, the early years are critical to the future of every child in terms of their health, wellbeing, learning and social development. HENRY has a holistic... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 May 2021 16:45 by Rosanna Hill

Tags: Community, News

County Lines Spot the Signs

What is County Lines?

A term to describe Organised Crime Groups (OCGs) involved in the supply of illegal drugs. Typically this is from large cities into smaller communities, such as towns and villages.

What is cuckooing?

A vulnerable persons home, often a person with drug dependency, is taken over and used as a place to sell drugs from.

Spot the Signs

Frequent or high numbers of visitors coming and going... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 May 2021 15:30 by Rosanna Hill

Tags: Community, News